Beef Up Your Profits!  Improve The Use Of Data To Be Profitable After Brexit
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Beef Up Your Profits!  Improve The Use Of Data To Be Profitable After Brexit

Beef Up Your Profits! Improve The Use Of Data To Be Profitable After Brexi...

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Reins Farm

Oak Tree Lane

Sambourne

Redditch

B96 6EX

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This Event has been postponed until 2017

The new date and details will follow shortly...

Join beef farmer Adam Quinney, Giles Blatchford - Head of Farm Economics at AHDB and Richard Lloyd - Precision Livestock Manager at IfA for on-farm demonstrations and presentations on how understanding and using data is essential for profitable beef production in an era when farming subsidies are likely to be reduced.

Farm demonstration at Reins Farm showing:

  • Adam's herd of Salers cross cows and finishing cattle

  • The use of EIDs with smartphone farm management programmes to save time and make money

  • How the use of computerised mixer wagon feeding helps you go on holiday and know the cattle are well fed

  • Consistent rations

  • EID with weights imported directly to evaluate growth and feed efficiency

  • Breeding using selection criteria, sexed semen and objective sire data

  • Use of computer records and benchmarking

Afternoon presentations:

"Using Data to Make a Profit" - Adam Quinney, Reins Farm, Sambourne

"KPIs & Benchmarking In Beef" - Giles Blatchford, Head of Farm Economics, AHDB

"The Benefiots of Precision Livestock Farming" - Richard Lloyd. Precision Livestock Manager, IfA

The afternoon presentations will take place at Sambourne Village Hall.


The event is FREE to attend and lunch is provided.

Booking is essential as places are limited.

Book via eventbrite or call 02476 692470 or email carrie@i4agri.org


An Innovation for Agriculture event.

Supported by the National Federation of Young Farmers Clubs

Funded by the Princes Countryside Fund


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B96 6EX

United Kingdom

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